[UPDATE 10:21 a.m.] Gunshot Victim Reported in Garberville This Morning
At approximately 4 a.m., a gunshot victim reportedly walked into the Garberville Hospital. According to Emergency dispatch over the scanner, “He was shot in the buttocks through the door of the Lone Pine [Motel.]”
We have requested more information from the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Department.
UPDATE 8:07 a.m.: Samantha Karges, spokesperson for the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office told us,
At about 4:05 a.m. we received a call for service at Rays Food Place in Garberville for a man possibly with a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital. I am unaware of the extent of his injuries and am unable to confirm whether or not he has a gunshot wound. This is still an active investigation at this time and there is nothing else we are able to share… I will keep you updated as I know more.
We will update as we get more information.
UPDATE 10:21 a.m.: We heard from a witness that two people went to the hospital but neither was the victim of a gunshot wound. We are trying to get more information.
UPDATE 12:06 p.m.: While this wasn’t as originally reported. The details unfolding are intriguing. Two Injured, One Arrested After Escaping Deputies, But No Gunshot Wounds in Today’s Lone Pine Motel Incident